7 Actionable Strategies to Grow Your Musical Output

Sam MatlaWorkflow & Creativity%s Comments

Let me guess. You’ve read somewhere that quantity leads to quality. You know the best thing you can do to improve as a producer is to make more music—to increase your output. But you’re not sure how to actually do that. You get that you’re supposed to be making more music, you’re just not sure how to make more music. You still suffer from … Read More

Free Resource: Song Finishing Checklist

Sam MatlaGeneral%s Comments

You’ve been working on a song for weeks. Hours have been spent making sure you have the right sounds and instruments. Every note has been meticulously placed. You’ve been tweaking more than your friend Hollow Harold who lives down at the train station. But you just can’t seem to finish it. There’s this nagging feeling that it’s not quite there … Read More

10 Takeaways from 50 Episodes

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In August 2015, I started the Prodcast. Why? Because there wasn’t anything decent out there for producers. And also because it sounded like a fun thing to do. I talked to my friend Levi Whalen and he came on as co-host. The plan was to do one episode with him, and then another episode as an interview with a guest, … Read More